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Poster: Alison OK Date: Aug 30, 2018 12:48pm
Forum: news Subject: The Republic: AP FACT CHECK: Trump wrongly claims Google shunned speech

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is wrongly claiming that Google shunned his State of the Union speech but promoted Barack Obama’s addresses.

In a tweet Wednesday, Trump posts a video that shows Google promoting Obama’s State of the Union address on its homepage from 2012 to 2016, while seemingly failing to do the same for Trump in 2017 and 2018.

“#StopTheBias,” Trump tweets.

But it’s not the case that Google never promoted Trump.

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